On This Day…

… in 1945 the Auschwitz concentration camp was liberated by the Allies. Of the 1,300,000 Jews, homosexuals, Poles and other perceived ‘enemies’ of the Nazi state sent to Auschwitz, 1,100,000 never left.

 

May we never forget nor trivialise the sheer brutality of war and the darkest extremities of human nature.

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